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Wallpaper Group p4m

 
 
 
 
 
 
A symmetry type characterized by 90° (quarter-turn) rotations with centers on reflection axes, as in a kaleidoscope produced by three mirrors, two of which intersect at 90° and two at 45°. Produces "Quarter-turns & mirrors" patterns (p4m patterns).

Example(s) of Wallpaper Group p4m
A wallpaper pattern with symmetry group p4m
A wallpaper pattern with symmetry group p4m
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A wallpaper pattern with symmetry group p4m
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